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Back in the saddle thanks to expert care

Jaco Venter suffered a complex fracture of the lower end of the right humerus, and a rupture of the right triceps. Just months later, he’s on the bike again.

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Home and happy, after being born at just 450g

Zeldri Visagie was delivered at just 23 weeks, at Mediclinic Cape Gate, in May 2019. Today she’s not only surviving but thriving, thanks to expert, specialist neonatal care.

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Intestinal Failure Programme at Mediclinic Midstream

A multi-disciplinary team of specialists based at Mediclinic Midstream has recently established an Intestinal Failure Programme.

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Twins home safe after a year in hospital

Benjamin and Samuel Malan celebrated their first birthday in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Mediclinic Panorama. They’re now home, safe and healthy after 373 days of expert treatment. “When

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Baby and mom safe at home after emergency C-section in ICU

A Mediclinic Kimberley mom met her baby girl, Thembile, one month after she gave birth – while she was in a coma. “The mom was intubated, in intensive care, for

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A priceless Christmas gift

Stacey-Lee is nine years old, and a little different from her friends. She has microtia, which means she was born without an ear on the left side.

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Time is tissue: the importance of foot care for those with diabetes

For people living with diabetes, what starts as a minor wound can soon turn into an urgent amputation – which is why podiatrists play a key role within a multidisciplinary diabetes treatment plan.

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Eye care for diabetics is more urgent than ever

When was the last time you had your eyes checked? People with diabetes are at significantly higher risk of developing serious, sight-threatening eye health conditions. Dr Nicholas Davey, an ophthalmologist from Mediclinic Pietermaritzburg, explains what can be done.

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Next-generation technology empowers better diabetes management

For those living with Type 1 diabetes, hybrid closed-loop systems combine the benefits of an insulin pump and continuous glucose monitoring.

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Value-based cancer care saves time, costs and lives

A strong relationship between Mediclinic SA and Icon Oncology aims to drive quality, affordable cancer care into the future.

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